Green And Pleasant Land

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Publisher: Games Workshop

Product Code: USA 2320, UK 004450

Publishing Year: 1987

Pages: 80

Cover Price: $##.##

Author(s): Pete Tamlyn, Anne Bradbury, Graeme Davis, Richard Edwards, Chris Elliot, Marc Gascoigne, Pete Jeffrey, Caroline Rogers, Marcus L. Rowland, Norman Tamlyn

Artist(s): Lee Gibbons, Martin McKenna, Ian Cooke, Charles Elliott (maps & diagrams)

Setting(s): 1920s, 1930s

Format(s): Softcover

Contents

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The volume contains source material broken down into the following sections:

  • Bibliography
  • Biographies
  • Characters
  • Social Life
  • Communications
  • Crime & Punishment
  • Entertainment
  • Public Health
  • Money & Prices
  • History
  • The Occult
  • A Timeline for Britain and Europe 1918-1939
  • Fortean and Disasters Timeline
  • Archaeology
  • Follies
  • Britain in the Mythos
  • Aviation
  • The Inland Waterways
  • Motoring
  • Railways
  • Sea Travel

Scenarios: The Horror of the Glen, Death In The Post, The Shadow Over Darkbank

Additional: Introduction, Short story by Brian Lumley

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The British 1920s-30s Cthulhu Sourcepack

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Green and Pleasant Land

The British 1920s-30s Cthulhu Sourcepack

This volume is a Companion to the 3rd Edition Call of Cthulhu rules, which allows the full horrors of the Cthulhu Mythos to be enacted in good old 1920s-30s Britain, Heat (sic) of the Empire, Centre of Civilisation and an all-round top-hole, spiffing place to set your Call of Cthulhu campaign, what?

Featured within are sections on British Characters, History, Travel, the Occult, and much more besides, which provide all the information Keepers require for British Cthulhu roleplay.

Also included - three new adventures!

The Horror of the Glen - A brutal murder in the Scottish highlands is not all that is (sic) seems. How could a half-wit boy have committed such terrible mutilations upon the body of Donald McColl? When the Investigators arrive, they may find that the real answer to the question lies within haunted McMorn Manor - and that secret may be more than their Sanity can bear!

Death In The Post - a strange papyrus, an horrific murder and a plea for help from a respected gentleman. What more incentive could any Investigator want? But can the Investigator solve the mystery in time to prevent more slayings, and to find the evil behind the mysterious campaign of death?

The Shadow Over Darkbank - even on holiday, there's no rest for an intrepid Investigator. When strange things start happening in the Darkbank Tunnel, it might be a sequence of tragic accidents - or it might be something far more sinister...

plus - a contribution from the British Master of Mythos Fiction, Brian Lumley

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